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Klopp Shrugs Off Mourinho Jibe Ahead Of United Clash

Jurgen Klopp on Friday laughed off suggestions by Jose Mourinho that Liverpool’s transfer spending spree meant the club faced greater pressure to win the Premier League title. Liverpool have spent heavily this year as they attempt to close the gap on champions Manchester City, splashing out more than 200 million pounds for Alisson, Naby Keita, Fabinho, Xherdan Shaqiri and Virgil …

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Klopp Slams Ramos And Labels Him ‘Brutal’ And A ‘Wrestler’ After Champions League Performance

Liverpool supporters will be excited about what lies ahead.  A busy transfer window has seen them strengthen their squad ahead of the 2018/19 campaign as the Merseyside club look to launch an attack on the Premier League title. However, the summer was a period of reflection and most certainly a case of what could have been. The Champions League final …

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Jurgen Klopp Responds To Jose Mourinho’s Early-Season Mind Games

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - JULY 25: Coach Jürgen Klopp during the press conference after the game between Liverpool and Manchester City at MetLife Stadium on July 25, 2018 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/International Champions Cup/Getty Images)

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has shrugged off Jose Mourinho’s suggestion that the Reds have to win the Premier League title this season. Liverpool have spent roughly £170m this summer in recruiting Naby Keita, Fabinho, Xherdan Shaqiri and Alisson Becker to Anfield this summer – leading to Mourino’s assertion that the demand on Liverpool to end that near-three decade wait for …

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Liverpool’s Caoimhin Kelleher Could Be Set To Start Vs. Man United On Saturday

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - JULY 25: Liverpool goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher (62) warms up prior to the International Champions Cup Soccer game between Liverpool and Manchester City on July 25, 2018 at Met Life Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. (Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Irish goalkeeper could be in line to start in Liverpool’s International Champions Cup clash with Manchester United this weekend. The 19-year-old Corkman has featured intermittently in Liverpool’s pre-season campaign thus far, but could be thrust further into the spotlight against Jose Mourinho’s side in Michigan this weekend. Loris Karius has been forced to sit out Friday’s training session with a …

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Matteo Darmian Confirms Desire To Leave Manchester United

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 04: Matteo Darmian of Manchester United takes a thrown in during the Premier League match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park on December 4, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Manchester United defender Matteo Darmian has reiterated his desire to leave Old Trafford in the current transfer window. The Italian international is down the pecking order at the Premier League club, and reports have suggested that Jose Mourinho is open to selling the former Torino man if the price is right. Antonio Valencia is still seemingly the first-choice right back, …

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Besiktas Open Talks To Sign Liverpool Goalkeeper Simon Mignolet [Report]

BURNLEY, ENGLAND - JANUARY 01: Simon Mignolet of Liverpool celebrates victory after the Premier League match between Burnley and Liverpool at Turf Moor on January 1, 2018 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Nigel Roddis/Getty Images)

Besiktas have reportedly made contact with Liverpool over a potential deal to sign goalkeeper Simon Mignolet. Sky Sports News have alleged that the Turkish side have entered the market for the Belgian international, with Liverpool open to selling the former Sunderland man for a reported £12m asking price. SKY SOURCES: @Besiktas make contact with @LFC over a deal to sign …

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Dutch International Klaassen Exits Everton For Werder Bremen

Midfielder Davy Klassen has left Everton to join Bundesliga side Werder Bremen after just one season at the Goodison Park club. The Dutch international made just 16 appearances for Everton in his first season following his £23.6 million arrival from Ajax. Werder Bremen have reportedly paid £12 million for the former Ajax captain who was told by manager Marco Silva …

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Irish Influence Hangs Over Aberdeen & Burnley’s Europa League Clash

While Dundalk welcome AEK Larnaca to Oriel Park for their Europa League second round qualifier on Thursday night, another European match with a distinctly Irish feel is taking place up at Pittodrie. As a result of their fine performance in the Premier League last season, Burnley are competing in European competition for the first time in fifty years – though …

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Manchester United Bid For Leicester Defender Harry Maguire [Report]

SAMARA, RUSSIA - JULY 07: Harry Maguire of England celebrates following his sides victory in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Quarter Final match between Sweden and England at Samara Arena on July 7, 2018 in Samara, Russia. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Manchester United have reportedly come to Leicester City with a bid for central defender Harry Maguire. Sky Sports news have claimed that the Red Devils have approached the Foxes with an official offer to take the England international to Old Trafford, alleged to be in the region of £65m. BREAKING: Manchester United have approached Leicester City over the sale of their …

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Irish Goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher Impresses In Liverpool’s Victory Over Man City

Liverpool goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher (R) grabs the ball during the International Champions Cup at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on July 25, 2018. (Photo by KENA BETANCUR / AFP) (Photo credit should read KENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Irish goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher was given another pre-season run-out in Liverpool’s International Champions Cup clash with Manchester City on Wednesday night. The 19-year-old former Ringmahon Rangers man played for the entire second half of the Reds’ friendly in the Reds’ victory at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, replacing Loris Karius at the restart. Tasked with keeping out the likes …

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Mourinho Furious At Anthony Martial’s Man United Pre-Season Tour Exit [Report]

SANTA CLARA, CA - JULY 22: Anthony Marshall of Manchester United walks off the pitch at half time during the Pre-Season match between Manchester United v San Jose Earthquakes at Levi's Stadium on July 22, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images)

Jose Mourinho is reportedly furious at Anthony Martial’s decision to leave Manchester United’s pre-season camp to return to Paris. Martial left the United States on Wednesday to return home for the birth of his child, but, as per multiple reports, Mourinho is furious that he was given such little notice before the French international departed. The manager did address the …

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Jose Mourinho Puts Pressure On Liverpool To Win The Premier League

Mourinho Klopp

Jose Mourinho has begun this season’s mind games early by stating that Liverpool need to win the Premier League title this season. Jurgen Klopp’s side have spent around £165m in bringing Naby Keita, Fabinho, Xherdan Shaqiri and Alisson to Anfield, significantly strengthening the squad but also increasing the pressure on Klopp to deliver silverware. Speaking after Man United’s penalty shooutout …

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Liverpool’s Xherdan Shaqiri Hits Back At The Neville Brothers And Charlie Adam

Shaqiri

Liverpool forward Xherdan Shaqiri has fired back at the more vocal critics of his professionalism and work ethic. Pundits Gary Neville had marked the Swiss international down as “unprofessional” during the World Cup and questioned why Liverpool were even pursuing a deal for the 26-year-old, while brother Phil went one further and branded him a “disgrace” for his perceived lack of …

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Klopp Calls For Calm As Excitement Mounts Over New Signings

Jurgen Klopp has warned Liverpool to stay focused and not get carried away by celebrating their success in the transfer window as they plot a Premier League title challenge. The club have spent £174 million ($229 million) on midfielders Naby Keita and Fabinho, winger Xherdan Shaqiri and, perhaps most crucially, Brazil goalkeeper Alisson. But while fans are relishing the prospect …

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Erdogan Accused Of Using Ozil To Push Turkey’s Euro 2024 Bid

German politicians on Wednesday accused Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of using Mesut Ozil’s controversial retirement from international football to boost Turkey’s bid to host Euro 2024 — and weaken Germany’s. On Sunday, Ozil, 29, dropped a bombshell by announcing he will not play for Germany again and accused Reinhard Grindel, the president of the German FA (DFB), of racism. …

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Eamon Dunphy Leaves RTE Following 40 Year Stint

Eamon Dunphy has announced to the world that he has left his long-term position in the RTE. Love him or hate him, the RTE analysis panel just won’t be the same without Eamon Dunphy. It does seems as though the golden era for Irish punditry is well and truly closing out and with this latest move – the country’s sports …

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